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2 mass shootings in Cincinnati amplify a violent and deadly summer in the city

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Cincinnati Enquirer

2 mass shootings in Cincinnati amplify a violent and deadly summer in the city

by Terry DeMio and Cameron Knight

Cincinnati joins cities such as Detroit, Chicago and Minneapolis in having more than one mass shooting on a single day in 2020, following an outbreak of shootings in the dark hours of Sunday morning.

Four people were dead and 18 wounded in four separate shootings Sunday, according to city police and the Hamilton County coroner. Police identified four of the victims as part of three separate shootings.

No one had been arrested by 4 p.m. Sunday.

Two of Sunday's shootings – one in Over-the-Rhine in which 10 people were shot with at least two killed, and the other a quadruple shooting in Avondale – qualified as mass shootings.

Read more: https://www.cincinnati.com/story/news/2020/08/16/cincinnati-has-two-mass-shootings-less-than-24-hours-joining-detroit-chicago/5594657002/